Bailey Hobson

30 April 1798–25 March 1850 (Age 51)
Jefferson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Bailey

When Bailey Hobson was born on 30 April 1798, in Jefferson, Tennessee, United States, his father, John H Hobson, was 33 and his mother, Lydia Harvey, was 36. He married Clarissa Stewart on 18 March 1821, in Crawford, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. He lived in DuPage, Illinois, United States in 1850. He died on 25 March 1850, in Naperville, DuPage, Illinois, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Naperville, DuPage, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bailey Hobson
1798–1850
Clarissa Stewart
1804–1884
Marriage: 18 March 1821
John Harvey Hobson
1820–1896
Mary Ann "Polly" Hobson
1822–1837
William Hobson
1826–1847
Oliver Cromwell Hobson
1828–1847
Nancy Hobson
1830–1906
Elizabeth Hobson
1832–1899
Merit C. Hobson
1834–1867
Martha Hobson
1836–1855
Elvira Hobson
1838–1917
Charlotte Hobson
1841–1911
Ellen Hobson
1843–1923
Adela Hobson
1846–1912
Albert P Hobson
1853–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
18 March 1821
Crawford, Indiana, United States
children

(13)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

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World Events (8)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 2

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1803

Age 5

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1812

Age 14

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

Name Meaning

English (mainly Yorkshire): patronymic from the medieval personal name Hobb(e), a short form of Robert . For the altered initial, compare Hick .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Story Highlight

The History of Jesse Hobson (1812-1883)

[This story came from: http://sites.google.com/site/whettenhistory/jesse-hobson John Amasa Whetten Family Histories] Jesse Hobson Parents: Nathan Harvey Hobson   Rebecca Freeman Born: 26 Jan 1812  , …

Sources (3)

  • Bailey Hobson, "United States Census (Mortality Schedule), 1850"
  • Baly Hobson, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Bailey Hobson, "Illinois Mortality Schedules, 1850-1880"

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